His family relocated to Hawai'i twenty-five years ago and he is a student of Hawaiian history and culture. Most importantly, Kirk has a passion for sharing his intimate and local knowledge of O'ahu with travelers and prides himself on providing his guests with a unique, educational, and entertaining experience.
Kirk began at ToursByLocals over 5 years ago offering eclectic tours of Honolulu's Chinatown, State Capitol District, and historic sites in Waikiki.
Due to the popularity and high ratings of Kirk's eclectic tours, he is now offering tours which cover every corner of the island of O'ahu, including the Pearl Harbor Historic Sites, the Pali Lookout, the North Shore, and the Southeast Coast.
Kirk is a graduate of the University of California at Berkeley, he is a veteran of the United States Marine Corps, and is fluent in Spanish. In addition, he has made several appearances in the local and national media, such as: KHON2 News, HGTV's Hawaii Life, the Star Advertiser, and the Honolulu Weekly.
Kirk has guided over 200 tours with ToursByLocals and has never received a substandard rating. He has led groups both small and large, both in English and Spanish. He makes great recommendations for restaurants, clubs, special events, and other fun activities all over the island of O'ahu.
Kirk is one of the few permitted and licensed pedicab operators in the City and County of Honolulu.
A Recent Review of this guide
Kirk was a great guide for our Honolulu tour. We definitely give him a 5 out of 5. He could customize our tour and all timing was right on. Great at capturing pictures of us too. Will recommend him to friends. So happy we found him cause his knowledge was super!
Graduate of the University of California at Berkeley, veteran of the United States Marine Corps, as well as, one of the few licensed and permitted Pedicab (Rickshaw) Operators in the City and County of Honolulu!